Allergy season is almost upon us and anti-histamine agents remain the top choice. However, researchers are looking for new medications to help patients with different needs.
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Partnering in healthcare seems to be the prevailing wind while achieving access, cost effectiveness, and high quality remains the aim of the industry.
From the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting: Know your options for cost-effective management of HE
The economic implications of HE are numerous and marked altered as based upon direct and indirect costs, worsening of patient's and patient's family members quality of life, employment status, and autonomy.
From the Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium: Statins use may reduce mortality in hepatocellular cancer by 30%
Use of statins in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) patients may be associated with prolonged overall survival.
From the American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting: Anti-VEGF drugs: Not just for retinal pathologies alone
Use of anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) drugs may be beneficial in patients with neovascular glaucoma and to control complications after filtration surgeries.
Processing a prescription through an electronic ordering system decreases the likelihood of error on that order by 48%, and averts more than 17 million such incidents in US hospitals in 1 year alone.
From the American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting: Pediatric treatments for allergic ocular disease improve
Recent advances in treatments of allergic ocular disease are available to help relieve the signs and symptoms in pediatric patients.
Regular use of aspirin was associated with a 2-fold greater risk of developing the neovascular subtype of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) than in non-users.
Gonorrhea continues to be a major US public health problem in terms of its prevalence as week as the lack of effective treatments available.
A new Institutes of Medicine (IOM) report addresses growing concerns in the global community surrounding the public safety matters of fake and substandard drugs.